Faculty Non-Tenure Track-9 Mo CATS-InformationTech/Cybersecurity

Kent State University   Warren, OH   Full-time     Information Services / Technology (IT)
Posted on January 31, 2024
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Faculty Non-Tenure Track-9 Mo

CATS-InformationTech/Cybersecurity

[Job # 994483]

Trumbull Campus – Trumbull, OH

 


Opportunity: NON-TENURE TRACK FACULTY TEACHING POSITION AT THE TRUMBULL CAMPUS WITH AN OPPORTUNITY TO TEACH UNDERGRADUATE COURSES IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, VIRTUALIZATION, CLOUD, NETWORKING, Cybersecurity and Computer Forensics

 

 

Minimum Qualifications: Earned master’s degree or higher in Information Technology, Cybersecurity or closely related field. Recent experience in the IT industry, with specific experience in networking, cloud, virtualization, computer forensics, or cybersecurity.

 

Position description:

Candidates are expected to teach five courses in spring and fall semesters, including beginning and advanced courses in Cybersecurity, Computer Forensics, Virtualization, Cloud, and Networking among others. They must demonstrate that they can design and deliver course content effectively, facilitate discussions, and provide students with feedback and guidance. Ideal candidates should be Quality Matters certified or willing to become certified.  Professional development in the field to remain current is expected.  Candidates must demonstrate that they possess excellent communication skills, both written and oral. They should be able to convey complex technical concepts in an understandable manner and provide clear instructions. Candidates will show a history that demonstrates professionalism in their interactions with students, colleagues, and industry partners. They should maintain high ethical standards and uphold the values of the institution. Candidates must be able to participate in person for events on campus.

 

Preferred: Evidence of recent professional development is preferred. Three (3) years' applied IT industry experience and prior online teaching or training experience is desirable.  One or more industry certifications in networking, cloud, virtualization, computer forensics or cybersecurity is preferred. Some examples of relevant certifications are CompTIA A+. Network+ or Security+, CCNA, CCNP, CISSP, CCSP, Server+, Cloud Essentials, Cloud+, AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate, or Google Professional Cloud DevOps).

 

 

 

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